Wednesday December 12-th, 2018

Simon hails 'immense' Bolt but Mariners unmoved by Malta offer Simon hails 'immense' Bolt but Mariners unmoved by Malta offer

Bolt, 32, hung up his track spikes in 2017, calling time on a glittering career that saw him break the world 100m and 200m records. Now while it may seem incredibly fanciful that Usain Bolt - fastest man in the world and Olympic gold medalist - c...

Pepperell survives tense finish to win British Masters Pepperell survives tense finish to win British Masters

Despite starting his round with a birdie three, the former British Masters champion struggled to make inroads in hard conditions and would ultimately finish two over for the round and at -1 for the tournament. "New position for me, first time I've ...

Bills' Josh Allen (UCL) won't play Sunday vs. Colts

Coach Sean McDermott announced Wednesday that Derek Anderson will start Sunday's tilt versus the Indianapolis Colts. The Bills quarterback won't start Sunday against the Colts after suffering a ulnar collateral ligament injury to his right elbow ...

Canelo Alvarez signs five-year, 11-fight deal with DAZN worth £278m

Saul "Canelo" Alvarez says he has signed an "historic" contract after agreeing a reported £278m ($365m) deal with streaming service DAZN . Streaming Alvarez-Fielding represents considerable progress for fledgling DAZN because once Alvarez face...

Rape-accused Ronaldo sex biscuits sold in Worcester cafe Rape-accused Ronaldo sex biscuits sold in Worcester cafe

Twitter users were also outraged. A Facebook post by the cafe read: "I love Cristiano Ronaldo ". "And they thought it was really amusing so they bought them to take to their friends and family because they know the news about Ronaldo and they co...

Virginia Tech rallies to beat North Carolina 22-19 Virginia Tech rallies to beat North Carolina 22-19

Walker was considering five schools at the time of his commitment - Duke, NC State, North Carolina , South Carolina and Virginia Tech. "It takes one guy making one play in this ballgame, and it's different". "We had to score touchdowns instead of ...

Kevin Garnett Swears on Live TV Blasting Timberwolves Owner

Butler, 29, averaged 22.2 points , 5.3 rebounds and 4.9 assists per game last season with Minnesota. Jimmy Butler will be "a regular team player" until the Minnesota Timberwolves are able to trade him, owner Glen Taylor said in an interview ...

European Central Bank defends Sri Lanka schedule after rain affects England's ODI series

Joe Denly is to travel to Sri Lanka earlier than expected after Liam Dawson was ruled out of the remaining three matches of England's one-day worldwide series with a side strain. England's preparations for the series were also rain-affected, with a D...

Westbrook to miss season opener vs. Warriors Westbrook to miss season opener vs. Warriors

In addition to hosting conference rival the Oklahoma City Thunder, the organization unveiled another championship banner in the rafters. Westbrook underwent the procedure on September 12 and was slated to be re-evaluated in four weeks, which was la...

'Germany needs Mesut Ozil': Arsene Wenger warns player, country and Arsenal 'Germany needs Mesut Ozil': Arsene Wenger warns player, country and Arsenal

Wenger, meanwhile, gave a clear hint that he will be in a new job in 2019 - and that he could already have one lined up. I don't know where yet. Paris Saint-Germain are known to want him as their director of football but the 68-year-old Frenchman s...

Heavyweight champ Deontay Wilder apologizes after decking TV mascot Heavyweight champ Deontay Wilder apologizes after decking TV mascot

Wilder, the "Bronze Bomber", was on the network to promote his upcoming Tyson Fury fight when he was invited to take a jab at a man in a giant mascot costume. Punches just bounce off me, they don't do anything. Both men are putting their undefeated...

ALCS: Bradley Jr. powers Red Sox to 2-1 series lead ALCS: Bradley Jr. powers Red Sox to 2-1 series lead

During the Astros' series-clinching win on October 8 at Progressive Field in Cleveland, a man with a cellphone standing by the photographer's pit was removed "several times" by security personnel, a person familiar with the situation told The Associa...

Russell Westbrook’s Injury Moving Thunder-Warriors Spread, Over/Under Russell Westbrook’s Injury Moving Thunder-Warriors Spread, Over/Under

The Thunder did not issue an update on when he could return to action, but multiple reports indicate that the injury will not require a lengthy recovery process once the season begins. The 29-year-old star is listed as "out" for the Thunder's game ag...

Juan Martin del Potro fractures kneecap Juan Martin del Potro fractures kneecap

Del Potro retired as a result of a fall during his third-round match against Borna Coric at the Shanghai Masters this week. Del Potro is now third on points in the Race to London. Novak Djokovic and Borna Coric. Having already come back from...

Giorgi beats Alexandrova to end drought in Austria Giorgi beats Alexandrova to end drought in Austria

Alexandrova, who fell as low as No.122 after the Us Open, will climb back into the Top 100. Her sixth final, her only previous WTA title was three years ago when she won the Rosmalen Championships in the Netherlands. The second set though would pro...

Chiefs Fall to Patriots, 43-40, Despite Thrilling Comeback Chiefs Fall to Patriots, 43-40, Despite Thrilling Comeback

Mahomes completed 23-of-36 passes for 352 yards, four touchdowns and two interceptions in the contest, becoming the first quarterback in franchise history to throw for at least 300 yards in five-straight games. Veach needs to go out and make a move b...

Russell Westbrook ruled out for season opener vs. Warriors Russell Westbrook ruled out for season opener vs. Warriors

The Thunder announced that their star point guard will miss Tuesday's opener against the Golden State Warriors as he continues to recover from an off-season right knee procedure. "I'll have to evaluate it after today, and probably when we land in...

Canucks rookie Elias Pettersson leaves with injury against Panthers Canucks rookie Elias Pettersson leaves with injury against Panthers

Elias Pettersson injured in Florida. The star rookie was driven into the ice early in the third period after being taken into the boards by Panthers defenceman Michael Matheson . Roussel tied it 2-2 with just 1:45 left in the period after he was h...

Kenyan hockey team surprised by Crosby, MacKinnon in 1st game Kenyan hockey team surprised by Crosby, MacKinnon in 1st game

On their official Twitter handle, Tim Hortons said, "Kenya's only hockey team had nobody to play". "I had no idea what ice hockey was". "It's a dream to be in Canada and to play our first game in full gear, it's all incredible", captain Ben Aze...

Reported twist in Tottenham Hotspur’s Nathan Ake chase Reported twist in Tottenham Hotspur’s Nathan Ake chase

But when asked if Maurizio Sarri should consider snapping up Ake, Chelsea fans had plenty say on the matter... Gary Cahill will nearly certainly leave the club due to age in the near future. Ake's performances haven't gone unnoticed as the Telegraph...

A Jon Gruden fire sale could be on its way A Jon Gruden fire sale could be on its way

He made the Pro Bowl in each of his last two seasons. Oakland appears to be cleaning house under head coach Jon Gruden. Trading him for valuable draft assets does make sense, especially with Oakland sitting at 1-5 and having no chance of reaching t...

Windies Coach Stuart Law Suspended For Two ODIs Against India

Towards the end, he played out a dramatic over to enable Shaw, India's teenage batting sensation, to hit the winning runs. India have not lost a Test series at home since 2012 when they went down to England 1-2. Post tea, West Indies were una...

Australia 20-2 in reply to Pakistan's 282 in Abu Dhabi Test Australia 20-2 in reply to Pakistan's 282 in Abu Dhabi Test

What next was an absolute feast of wickets as Pakistan lost five wickets without addition of single run. The 28-year-old left-hander fell leg-before to leg-spinner Marnus Labuschagne for 96 but lifted his team from a precarious 57/5 to 204/6 at...

Tete, Tabiti Victorious In WBSS Card In Russia Tete, Tabiti Victorious In WBSS Card In Russia

In bantamweight division action, South African Zolani "Last Born" Tete successfully defended his WBO title with a dominant victory over Russia's Mikhail Aloyan, winning 114-111, 114-111, 114-110 on the judges' scorecards to advance to the semifinals....

France add to Germany’s woes as Antoine Griezmann leads comeback win France add to Germany’s woes as Antoine Griezmann leads comeback win

Kylian Mbappe's electrifying speed was soon on display, but Hugo Lloris initially proved the far busier of the two goalkeepers as Germany sought to end a run of three competitive matches without a goal. The result means France go four points...

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